An easy tutorial for making a vintage style hand water pump with half barrel using mat board, card stock, glue wire and paint. Print out the template and transfer outline for the barrel onto your mat board. I pick up mat board when the craft stores sell the scraps from framing. You can easily…… Continue reading Miniature Water Pump and half Barrel Tutorial
My life has been busy with laughs and giggles. We had our grandchildren here for a week to give Mom and Dad a little break. So here is a little down and dirty quick tutorial for a wood planter box for the garden. Read on through til the end, I have a question for you.…… Continue reading Miniature Wood Planter Tutorial
Whew, I almost didn’t get this one done in time to post for May….trying to stick to my goal of one tutorial a month. I just love the vintage lawn chairs and wanted to make a miniature version. I can almost smell the fresh cut grass and taste the cold ice tea. Supplies: card stock…… Continue reading Miniature Vintage Lawn Chair Tutorial
I just love little bird cages and for the longest time have had a desire to make one. I just hate soldering. Soldering is not my friend. I have made progress on getting some things to solder some of the times. But I am not consistent every time. So….I had to think of a…… Continue reading Miniature Bird Cage Tutorial No soldering!
A quick little tutorial for some miniature Easter decor. If you made the chocolate bunny for your Lindt Chocolate Rabbit box, you are ahead of the game. Here’s the link to the post https://teensyweensybaby.com/2016/03/08/1568/ Grab your little rabbit mold and pop out a couple polymer clay bunnies. You could also just use a…… Continue reading Flocked Grass Rabbits for Mini Easter Decor
A miniature typewriter tutorial. This little typewriter is mostly made out of paper and some bits you might have laying around if you sew. I had a delay to getting this tutorial done. I had taken a photos on my phone all day and that evening I transferred them to my computer. All looked well…… Continue reading Miniature Typewriter Tutorial
So Fun to see the fun that comes out of making a Miniature Elf on the Shelf. Juliane Garstka has graciously allowed me to post some pictures of her Elf. She writes “dear santa claus, these horsies are nasty, couldn’t ride one, yet” Made my day to see! Would love to see more finished elves.
So curious to see if anybody is interested in a kit to make the miniature Elf on the Shelf? The kit will have everything (except paint, glue and tools) you will need to make the elf with a resin elf head ready to paint. Should I include the packaging too? Or just the elf? Thoughts…… Continue reading Who wants a kit to make a Miniature Elf on the Shelf? Give away.
So you want a miniature Elf on the Shelf for your own. Here we go. List of supplies: Glue (I used Tacky glue) scissors wire 30 gauge red flannel white flannel polymer clay or bead circle template cotton ball for stuffing exacto knife tweezers ball stylus wire cutters Fray check white acrylic paint toothpick…… Continue reading Miniature Elf on the Shelf Tutorial
OMG….where has the time gone. I get so wrapped up in making little things that I fail to take pictures to share. I made a little jack o lantern treat bucket this week and wanted the color to match the treat bucket found in the store. This is a little tutorial tip of how I…… Continue reading Miniature Jack O Lantern Treat Bucket